Friday, May 11, 2007

For the Shear Pleasure of Creating - Call to Hobbyists

June 14, 2007 – July 22, 2007

The gallery is looking for creative people in Jessamine and surrounding counties to bring their works of art to the gallery to jury into a show. To enter, you must create art as a hobby or for the shear pleasure of creating art.

The Art Depository will host the Non-Professional Artists Exhibit #2 from June 14, 2007 through July 22, 2007 at 106 E Maple Street Nicholasville, KY 40356. There will be a public reception for the artists on June 22, 2007 from 4-8 pm.

Any work not created from a kit is eligible. So all hobbyists get your work ready. This includes oil and acrylic paintings, artist pulled prints, watercolors, stamping, card making, needlework, quilting, handwork, beadwork, jewelry, stained glass, papermaking, wood carving, latte work, woodwork, pottery, sculpture, carvings, iron works, stained glass.

Work is to be delivered to the gallery June 1, 2007 through June 9, 2007. Gallery hours are Thursday and Friday 10 am – 7 pm and Saturdays 10 am – 4 pm.

All work must be professionally presented. Framed work should be ready to hang with wire – no saw-tooth hangers please. If you have questions about presenting your work, bring it by the gallery before deadline. For more information call or email the gallery at 859-885-0106 or